By Elizabeth Uwandu
Newly elected chairman, Nigerian Bar Association, NBA, Sapele branch, Delta State, Promise Ademi-Akpeto, has said that his election was a victory for democracy.
He also called for collaboration among his colleagues to continue the projects of his predecessors.
Ademi-Akpeto who was sworn in recently alongside, Jennifer Ovwiudoh, as Vice Chairman among others, said his emergence as chairman would have not been possible without the support of his colleagues.
His words: “My sincere gratitude to very distinguished leaders of the NBA Sapele Branch and my most respected colleagues for the rare privilege accorded me to render selfless service to the NBA Sapele branch.
“I appreciate you all. In collaboration with my team, I promise to build on the achievements of the immediate past administration to take the NBA Sapele branch to greater heights.”